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if you missed anything on today's show, be sure to check out www.thedoctorstv.com. thanks for being with us! [ crowd cheering ] [ applause ] the kron 4 morning news. kron 4 news at 4 starts now. >> good morning. top stores were following on this thursday april 4th. president obama walked by protesters as he attends fundraisers around the bay area. we will tell you what some of the protesters have to say. we are keeping all our eye on the skies. rain falling throughout the bay area. especially in san francisco where we are here this morning. we will begin in the weather center with erica storm tracker 4.
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while! look at all that. >> yes we have the the main front approaching ahead of schedule. we thought it would approach between six and eight. it is coming on now. the yellow on your screen. you can see the rain is approaching from the south. this is where it is running in your neighborhood. i want to zoom in and take a look at conditions along the peninsula. the heart of the bay light rain for san francisco, daly city and down toward south san francisco. >> heaviest rain is certainly for east bay interior valleys billy take a look at our team is concord. >>--look at martinez and concord. >> almost an inch per hour.
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>> turning our attention to the rest of the east bay livermore contending with my brain. i ran for the oinole grade pisinole grade. >> we're getting a significant amount for in an evergreen. many attend of an inch. turning our to to to the mid peninsula out looking good. light rain for the los altos hills. the edge of yellow on your screen that the main band pushing on shore. that will arrive shortly. we're talking with in the next hour. it is going to bridge the coastline. a wider view on satellite and radar. you can see how large the system is in comparison to the state of california. we have not seen rain like this for quite some time. it is a
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pretty warm system and relatively strong. some locations are favored to see more than an inch of rain. the heaviest rain will fall within the next couple of hours. future cast 4 shows and stars to taper off route 6. we still have heavy rain for fairfield, vallejo, napa. >> dryer conditions for the coast line. light rain in the livermore valley. heavy rain will turn to showers that is the case into the 8:00 hour. light rain around ocean beach, the richmond district and around santa rosa and san francisco. >> the rain will diminish heading into the evening hours. by 6:00 p.m. light rain. many of the richmond center of feel bridge, san francisco and approaching redwood city. because the best-richmond and san rafeal bridge. >> thank you erica. we're tracking an accident. we
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will take it to the maps. westbound 580 in castro valley. you can see on true view. it is blocking the right lane. chp is holding traffic to clear the roadways. the will keep you updated on that. now we will have over for the bridge check. >> taking a look at the bay bridge print problem free. no problems to report. >> in san mateo bridge the same story. wet roadway is drive time out to 11 minutes. >> the golden gate bridge wet roadway is as well. >> a problem free ride. drive time from a navato to a golden gate bridge toll plaza 23 minutes. >> heading to the south bay problem free. no incidents to report. the same for the drive south bound 101 for marin county. we will continue to monitor the accident for now will head back over to james. >> faq janu . >> president obama has a busy day of appearances in the bay area. this morning
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you head down the peninsula to fund raisers. his first stop will be bridge check of lives assignment and marked heising tickets are $32,000 each. >> then lunch at all of marcia and john goldman. tickets are $80,000 that is where they began. for the president returned to the this afternoon. he will get to sfo sometime during the o'clock hour. >> he arrived yesterday's. we're learning among other things he is telling them credit dollars he wants california represented net to close to the speaker of the house once again. meantime, more than a thousand protesters or outside the getty mansion in san francisco, where one of the fund raisers are held. some of the protesters watching the president to reject construction of the proposed keystone pipeline. which
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would transport oil from canada to the texas gulf coast. >> i believe he personally knows that the right thing to do is to stop the keystone pipeline in its tracks. >> he needs to see momentum is building across the country to oppose the pipeline. >> however, advocates of the pipeline contend construction of the pipeline would create jobs, and would be more energy-efficient than transporting the oil by truck or rail. >> we will continue to follow the president's trip here in the bay area will have update on our website kron4.com and our 24/7 news channel. for the lastest news and traffic comcast 193 digital channel 4.2 will also be of that in our face book and twitter feeds as well. >> the man who crashed his car through the front door of the this and as a wal- mart and attacked customers over the weekend will be in court today. a made zaya lhammiz
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aid will answer questions regarding his wall art rampage on sunday. he faces four felony counts of assault, hit and run, resisting arrest and still more drug charges. it was in court yesterday for range of previous charges dating back to 2012. they include possession of drugs, vandalism, hit and run and resisting arrest. >> new this morning discharging their firearms after an altercation with an armed robber. the robbery was reported in the 1000 block of clay street shortly before 10 last night. when police arrived, the suspect fled. police caught up with him and 1000 block of jefferson street. officers attempted to detained three suspects, one officer shot a suspect. the victim is being treated for non light trading injuries. there were no injuries to the officers. >> police and gilroy are
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investigating a homicide and a another attempted homicide. it happened in the overnight hours and the 7300 block of chestnut street. when police arrived they found two victims, were both taken to local hospitals. the first victim and 30 year-old male was pronounced dead at a hospital. the second victim, a 37 year-old male is expected to survive. no further information is available at this time. anyone and informations last call the gilroy police department. >> connecticut lawmakers have approved a wide-ranging legislation in response to last year's deadly school shooting in new town, including gun control measures and then the sales of large capacity ammunition magazines and more than 100 weapons that previously have been illegal. >> the governor is expected to sign the bill today. some of the measures take effect right away. those include expansion of the state's assault weapons ban,
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background checks for all firearms sales and then of a sale magazines sold more than 10 rounds. >> u.s. senator dianne feinstein renewed her call for a ban on assault weapons. the california senator was in san francisco speaking to the commonwealth club. senator feinstein says, though the band has been pulled from the overall gun control package, it will be introduced on the floor of the senate as an amendment. and while she says it is unclear if there are enough votes to pass it, it is the right thing to do. >> i know is the right thing so i tried. if i fail i try again. >> senator feinstein blamed the national rifle association for instilling fear in senators. she says, they fail to vote their conscience of concern they will lose their seats in congress if they oppose the gun lobby. >> 4:09 . this is the time
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we will take a quick break. we will continue to follow the weather. that is our big story. storm tracker for showing us an intense front pushing for the bay area. dropping rain both light, heavy, and myron variety. we will began the latest on the [ male announcer ] open up to a fresh new world of taste at mcdonald's. introducing the new premium mcwrap -- a blend of tender, juicy chicken and fresh veggies in three captivating flavors. more than enough to pull you in. [ bump ] [ chuckles ] a whole new way to love mcdonald's. ♪
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>> we are back. talking world news. north korea is known for making provocative statements, but a recent warning of nuclear attacks as calling new tension in northeast asia. ed payne tells us why this is also getting the united states attention. >> the latest threat from north korea attacked by a smaller and diversified nuclear force. >> it also came with a warning at the moment of explosion is approaching fast. defense secretary says north korea's threat has been taken seriously.
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>> some of the actions they have taken over the last few weeks present a real and a clear danger and the threat to the interest of our allies. >> former secretary of state madeleine albright says this is a show of power for north korea's new leader. >> the new leader is trying to gain control and make clear to his own people that he is in charge especially the military. he also is somebody that i think is playing a provocative gang. >> some observers say north korea is years away from being able to create a nuclear warhead and will not act on their threat. >> no. korea is crazy but not suicidal. >> they want the kim family business to continue they will make a lot of noise but i do not think they will jump off the cliff. >> some experts say while the united states did not entertain the threats they should be able to respond if needed.
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>> if you give the north koreans and inch they will take the proverbial mile. >> i m ed payne reporting. >> we will take a break in this 4:13 . we will be
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>> we are back. 4:16 is the time. we're watching the weather. on the left-hand side as the golden gate bridge. the letter which i ever you are looking at what weather is expected for most of the bay area. >> good morning erica. >> good morning james. looking at storm tracker for the yellow on your screen that is the main front of and pushing along the coastline. by 430 heavy rain for san francisco, then the city, and south san francisco. a lot of yellow lichen the screen. let us see how it is impacting your neighborhood. alameda, oakland over the heart of the bay contending with
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heavy rain. off also closer to sausalito. potential hazardous drivers conditions for high 101. all service streets are affected. the heaviest rain, it looks like it just popped up to the mission district around ocean beach in the richmond district. at these the outer portion contending with heavy rain now. let us use one of our tools and see exactly how hard rain is coming down right now. over the 10th of an inch per hour in most locations where you are seeing that yellow. as we take it over to the east bay take a look at oakland the nimitz freeway 980 traffic heading closer to the bay bridge under the yellow indicating moderate to heavy rain. also singing heavy rain over in walnut creek, highway 24 where it meets tie with 680. the heavier rain we were tracking a my last report round walnut creek has continued upward. crown antioch, highway 4. keep
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that in mind. rain is certainly coming down there. taking a look at rain fall rates. rain is falling at almost an inch per hour. >> this is coming off the antioch bridge. we have a lot of yellow for the willow bypass. heavier rain there. light rain in dublin and for those of you driving through downtown livermore. light rain right now for the 80 corridor heading closer into milpitas. light rain for downtown san jose and around the airport. heavy rain has just infiltrated the mid peninsula. the entire bayshore freeway and to the yellow indicating pretty heavy rain. you will need your wipers. the chp reporting highway flooding. keep that in mind as you leave your house for work or school. that is where our rain is currently in the bay area. i want to take a look at radar and satellite. look at how big the system is in comparison to the state of california. we have not seen
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rain like this for quite some time. when this is said and done several spots could see it over an inch of rain. >> futurecast 4 walked to the timing. the system arrived earlier than expected. originally we thought the heaviest rain will fall between 6-8:00 a.m.. the heaviest rain has already arrived. my sixth heavy rain predominately for the delta, nabokov and vallejo. those could catch a break for the coast. putting the clock into motion a.m. the heavy rain turns to showers. the showers will taper off through the course of the day pops of light green on your screen indicates where we will see the light rain. here is a look at some of the totals in the past four hours. santa rosa a quarter of an inch. just trace amounts for san jose. have not seen anything in livermore. the totals are going to go up within the next couple of hours. full details on what to expect coming up in just a bit. in the meantime your your kron 4 7 day around the
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bay forecast shows the weather into the weekend. warmer weather as off shore flow kicks in high-pressure for tuesday and wednesday. temperatures could climb into the low '80s again we have a couple more opportunities for wet weather transitioning into next week. >> 4:20 on the clock on to traffic with a janu it >> we are continuing to keep in an eye on the incident 580. a second vehicle blocking part to the sec lane. chp is holding traffic as they did those vehicles to the right hand side. >> will continue to monitor this but let us get to the bay bridge is. >> the bay bridge toll plaza is clear. no problems to report. the same for san mateo. we're dealing with wet roadway is the drive time of 11 minutes. >> golden gate bridge as well. navato golden gate bridge toll plaza 23 minutes
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problem free as we head back over to the maps we can see in the south bay all green showing no incidents to report on. the same for your marin county ride south bound 101 no problems to report on their as well. the will continue to monitor the accident and let you know when the roadways are clear. for now heading back over to james. >> 4:21 of live pictures to show you. this just in to the kron 4 news room. live pictures from tampa florida. a truck as fallen into the water from an interstate. a truck with over in britain is now on the water. they're the camera is focusing in on it now. this is out of the tampa area this was apparently a truck that was transporting beer. the truck is from one of the oldest breweries in germany. the driver was taken to the local hospital not sure of his condition. a big rig in the water in the tampa bay
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area we will update you on the story as more permission comes in. >> meanwhile we have an update rescuers found a missing hiker in california. another one is still missing. to got lost in cleveland's national forest on sunday. rescuers were able to locate one and lifted him out of the canyon. the 19 year-old was suffering from exposure and taken to hospital. >> 18 year-old jack is still missing. the teenagers called for help on sunday telling deputies they cannot find their car. their cell phone batteries die before rescuers could get a precise and g p s location. >> at least one former player defense the coach of rutgers university. >> this is video showing head coach mike rice pushing members of this team and throwing basketballs at
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them. former rutgers guard tyree gramm says the video does not tell the whole story. >> his real passionate but at the same time when he is jacking up a player or bring a body was really joking. >> there are different perspectives from a player. the coach was fired after the video was released. he greta left the basketball program, late last month. >> here's a look at the bay bridge toll plaza approach. wet around the bay area. we have a substantial weather system moving ahead. the will get the latest coming up in a moment.
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yellow blanket in the bay area. the heaviest rain to the bay area has just reached the coastline. we're picking up heavy rain for san francisco, sausalito. even heavy rain for the east shore freeway. berkeley in oakland. i want to zoom in on the city itself. you can see downtown san francisco, market street contending with heavy rain. in fact, as we take a look at rain fall rate we're not seeing that much around oak street, market street. heavy rain around ocean beach. turning to the east bay. oakland, piedmont heavy rain in some locations. just depends on where you are especially around the limits freeway. >> rain fall rate their content of an inch per hour. this is right around were oakland beat piedmont and highway 13. >> turning our attention to the rest of the bay area you can see martinez, concord contending with heavy rain. it is coming down in antioch
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right around the will pass. antioch bridge you can see heavy rain almost a quarter of an inch per hour. again, could depend on where you are located. the rain light right now in the san ramon valley. >> turning our attention to the 880 corridor. >> construction upon.a heavy rar evergreen light ray for cupertino. this system is blanketing the entire bay area. it actually arrived ahead of schedule originally we thought it would fall to between 6-8:00 a.m.. the heaviest rain is currently falling. you can see how large the system is and the direct movement of it compared to the state of california. it is pushing in from the south. future cast 4 shows the rain however, will taper off throughout the morning. >> 8:00 a.m. not much light green indicating light rain.
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it will continue to taper off into the afternoon and evening hours. you will need your umbrellas by 6:00 p.m. tonight. we could see rain along the coastline and portions of the north bag. >> we have seen over the quarter of an inch of rain. i will talk totals and having look at extended forecast later this hour. >> james. thank you erica. we will take a quick break with more storm coverage. will have a live report from the peninsula show you what it is light at the very moment. here is a live look at the james lick freeway showing wet conditions driving in and out of san francisco. we
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>> we are back. if is "4:30. weather is our big story this morning. we're keeping our eye on the skies, as rain is making its way to
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the bay area this morning. kron fours mike pelton is light and foster city. >> here on the san mateo bridge light traffic and does not look like anything to series behind me. we will keep an eye on how the weather and rain impact traffic this morning coming over some of the bridges. let us show you video from earlier this morning as i made my way down from tuscan cisco. light rain. nothing too terrible. --made my way down from san francisco. >> i did see some large bubbles on a one-for-one heading south. as we come back alive will keep an eye on the weather and rain this morning. >> i also have this water of beaker will put in the ground out. it is just after 430 we will see how much rain we get over the next few hours. >> very good mike. thank you for that. some puddles on 101. >> 880 seeing sundays and rain right now erica. >> that is right james. the
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entire stretch of the freeway from san francisco to where mike is in san mateo you can see the man from the band has reached the coast line. it continues to push east. we are contending with the heaviest rainfall the morning. we saw good amounts in santa rosa saw a quarter of an inch of rain. a zoom in on your neighborhood to see exactly where the rain is falling. heavy rain for 101 heading out to the golden gate bridge. we're also singing for berkeley, walnut creek, san leandro, san francisco as well. for zooming in you can see the yellow indicating my raw to heavy rain which dominates the area. we're getting a decent amount of rain. rainfall rates are showing a 10th of an inch per hour. let affecting the market street ride, 19th street and park persidio. >> not to bad for the east bay shoreline from berkeley
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to the emeryville. heavier rain is certainly on the way. the rain we were tracking the heavier sales over the nimitz freeway that has continued to push these--cells. that rain is bordering- affecting interstate58. 0 hea rain i the way theree 580 heavy raine way there. >> allow yourself extra time on the freeway. union city, hayward under the yellow the site for milpitas. >> 101 from mountain view toward san jose. evergreen contending with any rain. keep that in mind as you head out the door. >> turning our attention to the mid peninsula. just light rain for redwood city in palo alto. the heavier stuff currently situated over half moon bay will make a beeline to that area.
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>> satellite and radar are keeping an eye on how large the system is in comparison to the state of california. this will continue to push north. it is approaching from the south. we could see upwards of an inch in some locations. did arrive ahead of schedule. we originally thought the heaviest rain would fall between 6-8 this morning. >> by 6:00 a.m. the heaviest rain in vallejo, napa, and fairfield. dry conditions for the coast line light rain in livermore valley and it will turn to spotty showers. >> 8:00 a.m. and even less time light rain around antioch and santa rosa. >> he umbrellas handy we will continue to see shower activity into the early evening hours. here is a more updated look at the rainfall totals in the past 12 hours. >> i mentioned a quarter of an inch for santa rosa nothing in livermore. we're getting close or at least a more than a 10th of an inch for oakland. and tries to meld for the city. >> more details on the extended forecast. we will
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get into storm tracker 4 in my next report. >> 4:34 on to ju traffic onanu fear it >> we have tracked the accident on 0580. chp is trying to clear the roadway. you're seeing the back up from that. we will continue to monitor and let you know when it clears up. heading to the bay bridge you can see clear roadways. a problem free ride of the approach to the bay bridge toll plaza. >> the san mateo bridge as an accident westbound just east of foster city. we're not seeing any delays. it is up the incline. we will continue to monitor that. >> the golden gate bridge and problem free ride if you're heading from a navato to the golden gate the drive time is 23 minutes. >> problem free for the south bay commuters and pretty much the same situation for your north bay ride as well. >> i will keep an eye on the accident and get back but now lead over to james.
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>> thank you janu. president obama had another busy day of appearances in the bay area. it will be heading down to the peninsula for to fund- raisers in atherton. >> his first stop will be the brunt of the homeless simmons and mark heising , with tickets costing more than $32,000. and that his last stop for lunch at the hall of garcia and john goldman. tickets for that event starts at $1,000. the present returned to the nation's capital later this afternoon. >> mr. obamas or ride the yesterday afternoon and spent the day of fund raisers in san francisco. we're learning that, among other things, the president is telling democratic donors, that he wants california representative nancy pelosi to be the speaker of the house once
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again. meantime, more than a thousand protested for outside the getty mentioned in san francisco, where one of the fund raisers for help. some of the protesters wanted the president to reject construction of the proposed keystone pipeline would transport oil from canada to the texas gulf coast. >> he needs to see the momentum is building to oppose the pipeline. >> however, advocates of the pipeline contend construction of a pipeline would create jobs, and would be more in a deficienergy-effict than transporting the oil by truck or rail. >> we will have a bit on our web site kron4.com and update on our 24/7 news channel, for the lastest news and traffic comcast 193 digital channel 4.2. will also be updating facebook and twitter as well. believme
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>> at the 1000 block of jefferson during the attempt to detain the suspect one of the officers in an opening fire shooting one of the suspect. the victim is in the hospital with non light trading injuries. no injuries to the officers at this point no details on what led the police officer to open fire. we will let you know when we find out. >> meanwhile, the man who crashed his car to the front doors of a san jose wal-mart and attacked customers over the weekend will be in court today. >> hammid zaid will answer questions regarding his wal- mart rampage on sunday. he faces four felony counts of assault, hit and run, resisting arrest and still more drug charges. he was in
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court yesterday for a range of previous charges dating back to 2012. they include possession of drugs, vandalism, hit and run and resisting the west. >> 4:38 is the time. >> erica will keep us updated on the intense rain across the bay area.
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>> we're back at 4:41. >> taking a look at wall street this morning. >> future is treading shows all three indexes in the pot of this morning. stocks slide following week reports on the u.s. economy as today. this is just one day after the dow and s&p closed at record highs. here is a look at the closing numbers. the dow fell 111 point to close at 14,550. its worst drop in more than a month. the nasdaq fell 36 points. that isn't the fell 16 points. >> facebook mobile ad
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revenue is soaring this year. approaching $1 billion at the the company started to splice at into mobile phones and tablets. this news comes a day before facebook unveiled its h pc phone with goals and toward software. the- marketer is expecting facebook to reap $965 million in the u.s. mobil ad revenue in 2013. that is about 2.5 times the $391 million in 2012. facebook is no. 2 behind cool when it comes to mobile advertisements. >> walgreen is expanding the reach of its drug store clinics beyond treating a close friend and sinus infections to having chronpaneling chronic diseases such as diabetes and high
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blood pressure. the company says most of its 370 in store clinics now will diagnose, treat and monitor patients with chronic conditions that typically are handled by doctors. the drug stores say they denied to replace doctors, but rather to improve care assets and supplement a physician's care. >> locus or announces that it is shutting down its video game development division in san francisco. that move has resulted in layoffs across the organization. some reports say as many as 150 jobs will be cut. this comes just months after the disney corporation acquired lucas' films. lucas arts plans to shift a game lysing model, in hopes of improving the quality of some of their big video game franchises such as star wars and raiders of a lost art. >> we will be back with more on the kron 4 morning news. here is a live look for hours on trucker 4. we're watching the
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>> we are back. top stores
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were following on this third day before. president obama welcome by protesters as he attends fun raiser around bay area they are protesting the keystone exit-l pipeline. mr. obamas is scheduled to attend the event in atherton today, before leaving this afternoon. >> in and we're watching the weather this morning as we take a live look from the approach to the bay bridge toll plaza. heavy rain is on the way. expected during your morning commit. >> we're watching whether this morning is rain is coming down pretty hard around the bay area. kron fours will tran is an emeryville with more on the rain. >> good morning well. >> a lot people are driving fast on the wet pavement. i have hydroplaned coming here from the east bay to fremont to this location. drive slowed not too fast. give yourself plenty of distance
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between you and the car ahead. actually, james i am looking forward to bumper- to-bumper traffic as the morning progresses. that way people do not drive fast. that is not a lot of wiggle room in that will cut down perhaps on the potential for accidents. you can see how hard it is coming down it has been steady at least for me for the past 90 minutes a result. >> back to you james. >> that is a good point it will slow speeds down. >> it could reduce hydroplanes. i have hired a plane before it is scary. you have to? >> yes i have. especially this morning over the overpasses. that is the scary part. fortunately, i was not going to that. i will try to be careful. a james try not to burn yourself with the hot coffee in the studio. >> that was pretty telling when i said we see the rain and you are filling it. >> i am sorry will escalation point. i assume this will be with us in the
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morning commute is that right erica? >> it is a pretty fast moving system. it is a quick one. it arrived ahead of schedule. here's a look at storm tracker 4. the yellow blanket in the bay area the maine central boundary has crossed is over the heart of the bay. i took a sample of rain fall rate we're seeing up for the quarter of an inch in emeryville. i want to zoom in on the bay area to see where it is raining at it. sausalito, highway 101. downtown san francisco bay the city, even our east bay shoreline. >> looking at all of san francisco city street under the yellow indicating moderate to heavy rain. we are getting a break. light rain around ocean beach and the great highway. >> i want to take at rain fall rate in this part of the area. downtown san francisco a little more than a 10th of an inch per hour. that looks to be the case city-wide. we continue to
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monitor the rest of the bay area. >> emeryville moderate to heavy rain. >> piedmont, oakland. not so bad for interstate 580 coming out of the san leandro valley. >> contending with iran in alameda. the rest of the east bay as well. >> walnut creek, concord. looking at rain fall rate rain falling at a quarter of a inch per hour in the san ramon valley. >> i am tracking individual cells . >> in the dark yellow east of san ramon rain fall and half inch per hour. >> the heaviest rain was reported in antioch, highway 4, coming off the antioch bridge actually. >> that is making its way north. that heavy air cell is out of the bay area. >> will pass heading to 242 and interstate 680 heavy rain. >> light rain for force of 880 corridor heading down into little pieces. >> heavy rain for san jose,
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evergreen light rain. >> a listing in portions of cupertino and sunnyvale. contending with wet road for palo alto. pretty much the entire bayshore freeway. you will need to allow yourself extra time on the road. >> satellite and radar keeping an eye on the storm its size, direction. you can see how massive is compared to the state of california. >> we have not seen rain like this for the past few months. in is welcome. we could see upwards of and is in a few select locations when it is said and done. if you are leaving home now you are contending with the heaviest rain of the morning. we thought the heaviest rain will fall around six. >> futurecast 4 tells a different story. yellow indicates potential heavy rain for fairfield, napa, vallejo. for that hour. we could get a break for san francisco and get light rain in livermore. >> continue to monitor
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conditions by 8:00 heavier rain approaches the north bay coast line heading closer to santa rosa. some light scattered showers for in livermore, antioch, downtown san francisco, and san bruno. >> by lunchtime scattered showers. you will need your umbrellas by 6:00 p.m. tonight. >> we will see the rain starts to taper off it will last throughout the day. on the back into the system is actually clear. you could see a mix of sun and clouds. temperatures will climb to the '60s. >> we have the potential for unsettled weather in to the weekend. check out next week tuesday in to wednesday. temperatures could very well climb to low '80s. >> 4:51 on to traffic. >> good morning janu . >> good morning erica. >> we are seeing roadway flooding on highway 101 south van ness. about a foot of standing water. allow
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yourself extra drive time. >> we have been tracking the accident at westbound 580 at castro valley boulevard. >> chp holding of traffic as they clear the incident. on to the bridge check at the bay bridge toll plaza wet roadway but no incidents to report. a delay free as well at the san mateo bridge. >> the drive time about 11 minutes. >> no delays to report on the golden gate bridge drive time from navato to the golden gate bridge toll plaza 23 minutes. >> as we finish up the checks of the map the south bay no incidents problem free for the south bay commuters. >> the same for the north bay. south bound 101 no incidents to report marin county. james. >> thank you, janu. >> the future hall of the n.b.a. kings may not be settled this month with owners facing a difficult choice between a move to seattle or the team staying
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in sacramento. the commissioner of the nba says the vote in two weeks may be delayed. >> a seattle group has a pending agreement with the family to buy 65% of the team and move it to seattle. sacramento has put together its own group to make a competing bid. both sides make a presentation to committee owners. they do not know when a decision will be made we will keep an eye on that. >> bay area baseball. >> the giants beat the los angeles dodgers last night but they d not get much help from tim lincecum. he walked seven and gave the dodgers to on her runs and three hits. matching a career worse. still pablo sandoval and hunter pence homered to lead a desire to a 5-3 victory. home opener is tomorrow
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afternoon against the cardinals. >> now the athletic jed low rie and chris young his back-to-back home runs in the seventh inning last night, held in the athletics beat the seattle mariners 6- 2. nate friedman had two hits and ed rbi in his major-league debut. he allowed it there first inning home runs but settled down the settled down to retir7 of its final 18 batters. michael moore's at one of the home runs for seattle, is third in two days. we will be back with more on the kron 4 morning news. here's a live look for storm tracker 4 we're
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>> we're back. >> in san francisco we're mainly on the yellow indicating a rain. in addition to this that the
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chp is reporting row with flooding in some areas. >> high way 4, the san ramon valley, walnut creek hall under engorge cover which indicates there rain of. however more details and what your future cast for a couple of minutes. >> here is a triple live look outside erica on the left-hand side we have our live picture out of every bill. the golden gate bridge and the upper right the bay bridge and the lower right. all three shots rain is coming down match exactly what erica showed us a minute ago on storm tracker 4. >> the last complete weather coverage coming
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>> (male announcer): live from the bay area this is the kron 4 morning news. kron 4 news at 5 starts now. be good morning. we're tracking the storm we're seeing over the bay area right now.
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>> it is thursday, at 4. heavy rain across the bay area. we have team coverage and multiple cameras to go through. >> on the left-hand side the golden gate bridge live camera. >> on the right storm tracker 4. that gives us an idea of where the rain is falling the heaviest right now to help you navigate through the commute as began with our full coverage of the weather to enter. >> here with erica take a look closer in zooming into the neighborhoods that is getting hit heavy is. >> pretty much everyone darya. take a look at the yellow on the screen this is something we have not seen for the past couple of months. >> the storm is approaching from the south. this is a fairly warm system. i paused it to take a look at current conditions. i want to zoom in on the neighborhood. look at the entire east bay. richmond downpour berkeley for those of you heading to the bay bridge toll plaza this morning. the heavy rain is moving out of san francisco. i do want to zoom
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in. you can see areas of yellow over downtown market street. a light drizzle around 19 avenue and martin luther king jr. drive. >> looking at rain fall rate is current hour. you can see less than a 10th of an inch in some spots. it depends on where you're located. >> zooming into the rest of the bay area looking at emeryville, piedmont, highway 13, off interstate 580. freeways definitely affected you will need to use your wipers. yellow on the screen, in fact the darker yellow spots indicates where we are seeing heavier rain. you can take a look at the dark spot east of concord. i want to take a sample of that. rain is currently falling almost a half inch per hour. heavy rain for highway 4. it picks up making your way closer to the willow pass. keep that in mind getting to work or school. >> the entire 880 corridor is affected. sally and drove
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down to union city. heavy in milpitas and downtown san jose. >> the heavy rain has just passed amid peninsula. not to bad. the green indicates where we are seeing less than a 10th of an inch per hour. >> here is a wider view of satellite and radar. you can see how large the system is compared to the state of california. >> wet weather is approaching from the south. the main a frontal ban is pushing through the bay area currently. the system or ride ahead of schedule. we thought the heavy rain will fall between 6-8 in the morning. >> we are currently dealing with that. >> by 6:00 heavy rain and fairfield, antioch and napa. >> because the break for the coast line. downtown san francisco light rain reported in livermore valley. >> showers are spotty and isolated at best by 12:00 this afternoon. >> we will continue to see lingering showers. in fact,
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by 6:00 p.m. you will need your umbrellas. i will have full details on what to expect tomorrow. i will talk about wind was the '80s on your extended forecast coming up in just a minute. >> 5 03 on the clock let us take a look of traffic with george. >> thank you erica. we're tracking hotspot on interstate 580 in the west bound direction heading down the dublin great. this is our second accident of the morning the first one in the 4:00 hour has been cleared from the fee way of the city's streets. >> this is a big rig accident which may involve another truck besides the big rig. i have reported it maybe as many as three lanes blocked at castro valley boulevard. thereearlier occurrit that slowed the traffic. there updating the road sensors now. there is a back up coming from the dublin gray 4580 west bound. we will update the accident in our next report. right now that is the only hotspot we have.
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>> thank you george we will continue our team coverage of the rain and your commute. kron fours will tran is an emeryville with the latest on conditions there. >> will your driving around this morning i assume you ran into a lot of polling? >> you have to be careful out there with the rain still coming down hard-- appallinpuddling. >> you have to be careful out there as your driving around. you can see the right behind me is coming down steady. it is not so bad on frontage road but not a lot of cars. there are thousands of people heading in and out of san francisco. you can see all of the water in from the headlights. the head lights you see coming is coming into san francisco. puddling going on. i'm looking for to the
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bumper-to-bumper traffic there and not a lot of wiggle all so people can go fast. i am keeping it so well below the speed limit. of course there are people who are driving the speed limit if not faster. you have to be careful. defensive driving is the key for the day. >> there is. we will continue to monitor the situation and emeryville. right now it is coming down pretty hard. back to you james. >> will continue our team coverage keep it to the kron 4 for that. >> at 505. beliepolice this morning are investigating an officer involved shooting in oakland. it happen around 10 last night. police are investigating an armed robbery in the thousand block of clay street when they spotted three people on at the suspect's description. after a short chase, police cornered them on nearby jefferson street. it is at that point that one of the officer shot and injured one of the suspect. the person is being treated
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at a hospital. >> if no officers were injured an investigation is now under way. >> police in gilroy are investigating a homicide and another tinted homicide. it happened in the overnight hours and the 7300 block of chestnut street. when police arrived they found two victims, or both taken to local hospitals. the first victim a 30 year-old male was pronounced dead at the scene. the second victim a 37 year-old male is expected to survive. a further price of available at this time. anyone affirmation is asked to call the gilroy police department. >> president obama had another busy day appearances scheduled for him in the bay area today. he got into town around 530 yesterday evening, attended to fund raisers last night, and has two more of this morning. to get you more faster we turn to our team also reported on 4 jackie sissel live in san francisco outside of the
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president hotel. >> the president arrived in town last night and went to a couple of fund raisers. this morning we expect to see the same thing. let us take a look at the itinerary for the president. he is supposed to go to a atherton the 9:00 this morning. one of two fund raisers. he will go to a brunch at the home of liz simons . the ticket is about $32,000 each. then he will go to lunch at the goldman president also in atherton to raise money for the democratic committee. >> he leaves the bay area at around 130. as far as we did not know the last place he will be there will be problems along 101 and 280 and also streets in san francisco at the president
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starts to leave and his motorcade making its way to the city. be aware of that. >> thank you jackie thank you for the update. >> the president read by protesters. a thousand of them gathered outside of the getty imagine in san francisco where the fund raiser was felt. >> some of the protesters wanted the president to reject construction of a " keystone pipeline which would transport oil from canada to texas gulf coast. however advocates of the pipeline contend construction of the pipeline would create jobs and would be more energy efficient and transporting the oil by truck or rail. >> stick with kron 4 we will continue to follow the president's travels across the bay area. the president will leave the bay area at 140 this afternoon, we will bring you his departure live on our 24/7 channel, that is for the lastest news and traffic comcast 193 digital channel 4.2. will have update our website. kron4.com.
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>> we are back. the weather on kron 4 is our top story. storm tracker for joining us light, modern, heavy rain throughout the bay area. it depends on where your. keeping to hear. erica will be up and zoom in on to the map and point out where we're seeing the heaviest and where it is moving to, and how long the will last. >> thank you james. one of the stories were following on the news room. facebook is expected to unveil a smart phone adjusted few hours. reports in the los angeles times and new york times a facebook on valley farm bill by h t c and running goals android operating system. it would also use special software called facebook home to fully integrate the user's profile page and friends into the device. will get our first look when facebook called a live web cast at 10:00 a.m.. >> would have live coverage of weather and traffic. here's a look at the bay bridge approach. we want to show you this picture because it is one of the
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trouble spot. any time starts to arraigned puddling starts to happened in the center line and you get a big splash. >> we will take a look at the weather in what is doing to your neighborhood. take a snapshot send it to us will work into our coverage and send it to kron4.com ♪ yeeeowwww!
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>> good morning. thank you for turning into the kron 4 morning news where we give you more whether in traffic than any other station on the planet. you need to know exactly where it is coming down the heart is. we're getting a little bit of a break. the deck is wet but here's the golden gate bridge on your left. the approached the bay bridge toll plaza on the right. we have rain on the lands are blocking. they have a pretty good amount of rain and there could be in puddling in the lanes. >> traffic is moving well
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because not many people lead hit the road yet. >> erica waldegrave be steady through the commute question our bi? >> we have not seen rain like this for quite some time. we will continue with moderate to heavy rain in some spots. >> what does a man. heavy rain approaching the golden gate bridge and even portions of san francisco. some areas of yellow on your screen around oak street, market. rainfall less than a 10th of an inch per hour. light green on your screen indicates just some light rain, like a mist. gary boulevard in the richmond district and for those of you using 19th ave. as we turn our attention to the east bay. heavy rain heading to the bay bridge toll plaza by the way of the nimitz freeway. >> portions of highway 13 contending with a heavy dose thing of wet weather. >> going farther inland.
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benicia, a martinez. we're seeing areas of orange which indicates heavier downpours. in fact i am tracking individual cells . we're setting up boards of and have inch per hour in some spots. keep that in mind especially if you're driving along highway 4 out of antioch is bird. this is where where seeing rain fall rate of four of us have inch per hour in some spots. henry rain approaching the will pass. light rain for forcibl heavy rain for milpitasd san jose. we could see breaks in cupertino. it depends on when you leave your house if you're heading to work or school you would need to use your wipers. and carry an umbrella. >> interstate 280 in the bay shore currently wet weather. satellite and radar shows how large this is ms.
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income there to the state of california. this originated from a specific issue in showers up from the south. rain will start to taper off as we head into the afternoon and evening hours. i did want to go live to the bay bridge toll plaza. you can see the droplet on the lands. to cast 4 highlights a 6:00 a.m. hour. heavy rain around napa, vallejo, farrell field. possibly towards antioch. driver the coastline. san francisco. light rain in livermore valley. they was in the shower starts to taper off as we head into the afternoon. not too much by 2:00 some areas a light green on your screen by 6:00 p.m. tonight. light rain into the evening hours. we could work guptawake up to dro'' tomorrow morning. >> pretense of it is for oakland. half inch for santa rosa. not too much in livermore. we do have
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unsettled weather possible heading into the weekend. full details on your extended forecast coming up in just a minute. >> 5 19:00 us take a look track a couple hotspot the ride on interstate 880 in the west bound direction coming down the shore freeway. we're adding 46 minister your drive time. it is caught dead 19 minutes from hercules to berkeley with an accident here at gilman it started in the traffic lanes it may still be there for a while longer. better news for the other hot spot overlooking at which is a big rig accident westbound 580 at castro valley boulevard. the second accident of the morning at this location. they have moved it to the shoulder. it started out of the three left hand lanes and the ride on westbound 580 looks much better now, coming down the dublin great and heading to castro valley from the 685- -6 80/580 interchange. >> there is no longer any
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obstruction to the lanes. speeds are down a little. the drive times are up between 13 and 15 minutes. it is still light traffic. the ride to the golden gate bridge 101 southbound slow commute and we are into been free through marin counties so far on 101 south bound. >> thank you george. here in the news room is the video that surfaced that led to the firing of rutgers head basketball coach yesterday morning. at least one player defend the coach rutgers. this is video showing head coach mike price pushing members of this team and throwing basketballs at them. former rutgers bar tyree graham said the video does not tell the whole story. >> he is not as bad as the video is making him sing. >> coach rice is one of those guys is very
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passionate and i did wrong at the same time that a lot of those times on the family is jacking up a player or throwing the ball he was joking. >> a school had the video in november in only suspended him for three games and fined him $50,000 on the video became more public. that is when he was fired yesterday. rutgers is the state university of new jersey. he was fired yesterday and went to the media and apologized for its actions. >> thank you mark. >> today marks 45 years since the assassination of martin luther king jr. on april 4, 1968. the civil rights leader was gunned down in memphis by james earl ray. four years earlier king was the youngest person to win the nobel peace prize. his legacy continues a posthumous presidential medal of freedom monument in washington at a national holiday in his name to observe every january. >> 522 is the time we will be back with more in a couple of moments. our big
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story we have team coverage of the weather. it is raining out there. coming down hard and spots. >> you can see the wet roadway and san jose. this storm is a fast mover. we will track it for you in just a couple of minutes. deliver good news.s.
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>> good morning. >> welcome back to the kron 4 morning news at 526 we're taking a look at storm tracker 4. so looking at current conditions and zooming in to see were the rain is falling. we're seeing large heavy downpours in spots of san francisco. zooming in you can see areas of yellow in your screen affecting petrero hail. and the great highway. and for those of you around ocean beach. turning to the east bay.
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heavy rain in piedmont, emeryville. it is starting to lighten up in oakland. we are contending with a healthy dose of wet weather will portions of our east bay interior valleys. we want to take a closer look at rain fall rate. around concord rain falling at almost a half inch per hour. you will need to reduce your wipers as you head outside the door. i do not be surprised if you encounter roadway flooding. light rain for 880 . the entire stretch heading into milpitas. light rain for san jose. heavy rain for mid peninsula. expect to see showers continue into the afternoon and evening hours. i will walk you through a rigid caste for coming up in a couple of minutes mark. >> taking a look at wall street this morning futures trading shows all three indexes in the cost of this morning. stocks slide following weak report on the u.s. economy yesterday. this just one day after the dow and s&p closed at record highs. here is a look at the closing numbers. the dow
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fell 111 points to close at 14,550. it is its worst drop in more than a month. the nasdaq fell 36 points. >> and the s&p 500 fell 16. . by 27:00. taking a look at downtown san francisco the rain falling here as it did throughout most of the bay area right now. back with well, well, well. growing up, we didn't have u-verse. we couldn't record four shows at the same time. in my day, you were lucky if you could record two shows. and if mom was recording her dumb show and dad was recording his dumb show then, by george, that's all we watched. and we liked it! today's kids got it so good.
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is video from earlier this morning the patches of heavy rain but is nothing venture when the shell workers cannot handle. i did find puddles of water but just like any storm should be on the san mateo bridge is moving smoothly and that does not look like it is causing any problems or backups. we will continue to back up this is the commute starts to pick up. >> it could be that the heaviest of grain has pushed off to the east. >> i am here with erica and we will tell you where the rain is currently at. >> it is almost out of here.
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it continues to go north and we still will content with areas of moderate to heavy rain. i do want to paul storm tracker 4 so you can look that the current conditions. we are same areas of heavy rain for san francisco daily city. you can certainly see that you will need to use your windshield wipers were ever you are headed. we are seeing heavy rain in these berkeley and highway 24. as we turn our attention to the east bay valley heavy rain is in concord. i was looking at rainfall and we are saying about a half an inch an hour. heavy iran for highway 4 out of any
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hot. we are seeing areas of heavy rain and we have not seen rain like this for quite sometime. if you should give yourself extra time on the roadway. we are dealing with light rain for a 80 corridor heading into milpitas. off take a look at the south bay we are tracking areas where we are catching a drive breaks that includes cupertino and sunnyvale. as we slide the map but you concede that the mitt peninsula has heavy rain for the coastline and this is affecting half moon bay. >> as we take a look futurecast 4 will see better conditions and they will be dryer for the afternoon. your chance for scattered showers. on the back end of
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this system it is clear and we will see breaks of sunshine and partly sunny skies for the afternoon. the temperatures will be in the '60s and a gang keep your umbrellas handy. by 6:00 p.m. the heaviest rain will be out in the delta. we can actually see it dry for the coast line. the green on the screen indicates light ride from livermore into downtown san jose. as with the cloud in motion it is religious scattered showers and the heavy rain should taper off. we will continue to see brain even by 6:00 p.m. tonight. there is a potential for droplets as we head into tomorrow morning. the rental roe is not to impress of but we have seen a half inch of rain in santa rosa. i will have more on your extended forecast coming up. >> sadly, we are tracking
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hot spots this morning and a state 80 westbound at buchanan also reporting that stashed the chp stated that this crash is still in the back plane and it is backing up the ride and has put the drive time at 19 minutes for 80 in the westbound direction. it appears to be enough damage to this vehicle that it may take awhile for it to be clear. major damage assault so the problem on the northbound direction. chp has reported an accident in the right lane. at this hour and a lot of the traffic is heading south bound towards 280. this may also be a type of heading into san francisco. >> we are watching this morning as rain is coming
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down pretty hard around the bay area. kron4 will tran is live and emeryville with more rain. >> we spend all this money on doppler radar and you can see that my jacket is soaked. we thought that we were just getting a break but did it started coming down more. the rainbow economy has really picked up over the last 10 minutes. it does not matter if it rains hard here because more importantly let's show you 80 were all of that action is coming down at. the traffic has really picked up and you need to be careful because is puzzling everywhere. i swerve a few times on my way getting here. i slid but unfortunate there was no car in front of me. this may pose a big danger if your eye out. all
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of the water in front of the headlights. keep it slow and steady and be careful because every now and then you'll get a strong gust of wind and may push your mom. so far, everyone is doing well. >> here's a look that the golden gate bridge. the traffic looks ok for now but we do expect the morning commute to complicate things. we will be right back.
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>> what combaand welcome back. e number of americans seeking unemployment aid rose to a four month high last week, although the increase partly reflects seasonal distortions around the spring holidays. the labor department says that weekly applications increased 28,000 to a seasonally adjusted 385,000. that is the highest level since late november. before we average, a less vile talmudic measure, rose to 354,250. >> the dangerous discovery of bad bolts on the new span of the bay bridge is raising questions about whether there ought bridge will be safer for drivers. when
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bolts and broke it, it created a separation between the pieces. that makes the ball bolts useless in keeping the bay bridge said during a large earthquake. the director of the state department of transportation mailed a memo to those in charge of the new span outline what changes he would like for them to make to move forward. while caltran believes that the bridge will open as scheduled. this will be just after labor day. >> we're keeping our eye on bellwether and we do have a team coverage outside. here is a look at walnut creek and 680. the traffic is looking good. we will be and [ teen ] times are good, aren't they, kids? it's nice having u-verse, isn't it? see back in my day, we didn't have these newfangled wireless receivers. fangled? no, we watched march madness in the living room... that's where the tv outlet was.
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by 40 5:00 a.m.size 40 5:00 a.me gusty in certain spots. >> president obama is waking up in the bay area this morning. he has to fund raisers evens later this morning and atherton and then he will depart for washington d.c. just before 2 this afternoon. facebook >> facebook has an announcement that will be making. this will be it ran by age 80 see. theyhtc.
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>> the time is 5:46 a.m.. we will now go to our forecast. >> iran continues to push north and you concede that heavy as rang out and fairfield in concord. santa rosa is also picking up some heavy rain. we will see steady rain intensity for the next couple of hours. after that the heavy rain will turn to spotty showers and we do keep the potential for a pop up shower as we head into the afternoon. we could actually see sunshine as we head into the afternoon. i do want to focus on storm tracker 4. heavy rain right now for ocean beach and the richmond district. there is just some
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light rain for those of you drive along market street heading to the downtown area. heavy rain is for daly city. the winds have picked up in certain spots and we are dealing with a few conditions. it is as light rain now for interstate 80. the yellow on the screen is 6 showing that it is affecting the tunnel. antioch under the yellow indicates moderate to heavy rain. this will taper off and it will not be as intense. it is just some light rain in the setup roles of valley area. in fact we aren't catching drive breaks and the south. we have picked up a drizzle out in cupertino but heavy
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rain is along the peninsula. keep this in mind as you head out to work or school. >> it really just depends on where you are headed this morning. we heard some reports of roadway flooding and pondering is also a factor. satellite and radar is keeping an eye on the size of the system and the direction that it is headed. clear skies are on the backhand. futurecast 4 shows a we do have potential to see heavy rain in the 6:00 hour. just spotty showers into the afternoon and we would check it out by 6:00 p.m. and will indicate where lybrand be. you could also met with up to droplets' for tomorrow morning the cheek and
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expected to be cloudy conditions. saturday and sunday may have unsettled weather mainly in the north bay. as we start the next work week for to stay into wednesday it will be plenty of sunshine. the time now is 5:50 a.m.. >> let's talk some sports. bay area baseball, the giants to a game 3 against the dodgers in los angeles last night. they did not get much help fro them tim lincecum. he walked seven
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and gave the dodgers 2 alarm runs and three hits. their home opener is tomorrow afternoon against the cardinals. >> the a's hosted the seattle mariners last night. jed lowrie and a chris young hit back-to-back home runs in the seventh inning last night, helping athletics beat the seattle mariners 6 to 2. michael morse had one of the homes for seattle, his third in two days. >> the warriors moving
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closer to their first playoff since 2007. david lee had 2 stefan currie added 20 points and 9 assist, and the golden state warriors shot off a slow start these past the new orleans on his 98 to 88 last night. playoff magic number is 3, they are one game but one houston for the sixth playoff spot. >> joe orton and the sharks all smiles as the men in until go for their sixth straight win. the sharks moved into a tie for fourth place in the western conference. >> we will be right back.
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>> welcome back. the time is by 50 6:00 a.m.. you can see that this is the direction michelle hours are headed. the and all of the weather has passed us by now we're just seeing what whether. we are tracking some of these heavy sales. there are still scattered across the bay area. no matter where you
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are you are either single light or moderate rain. this will fluctuate throughout the day. we will have more timing on this and how long it will last. >> here's a live look at the san mateo bridge where the traffic is still slow. we're also following a live conditions elsewhere. we do have a team coverage. >> i am an emeryville whether rain continues to come down and the winds have picked up. here is a live shot. scott this is on highway 80. whhaaaat? all this for six bucks?!!!! that's my late night munchie meal. comes with one of four awesome new entrées. i got an exploding cheesy chicken sandwich! i got a stacked grilled cheese burger! i got two tacos, halfsies, and a drink! they all come with those. mine came with a remote!
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mine came with a picture of your family...and your electric bill! you can keep that.
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>> we are tracking the storm on this

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KRON 4 Early News
KRON April 4, 2013 4:00am-6:00am PDT

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